CARLONE, Giovanni Andrea
(b. 1639, Genova, d. 1697, Genova)

Aurora (The Dawn)

c. 1678
Oil on canvas, 97.5 x 129 cm
Narodna galerija Slovenije, Ljubljana

The painting represents an allegory of Dawn based on Guido Reni's Aurora in the Casino Rospiglioso, Palazzo Pallavicini, Rome. It can be assumed that this painting formed part of a ceiling decoration.